Name of product:
Monogrammed Coffee Mugs
Hazard:
The coffee mugs are mislabeled as microwave safe. If microwaved, the metallic paint accents on the coffee mugs can spark, posing a fire hazard.
Remedy:
Recall date:
January 14, 2016
Recall number:
16-073
Consumer Contact:

Altar'd State at 800-284-7348 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.altardstate.com and click on "Monogrammed Coffee Mug Recall" for more information. 

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves white ceramic 16-ounce coffee mugs with gold-painted monograms and accent rims. The mugs have a textured design resembling a golf ball, and a "rope" style handle. "Microwave/Dishwasher Safe" is printed in a black panel on the bottom of the coffee mugs.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled coffee mugs and contact Altar'd State for instructions on returning the product for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received one report of a coffee mug sparking during microwaving. No injuries have been reported. 

Sold At:

Altar'd State stores nationwide from October 2015 through December 2015 for about $15. 

Importer(s):

Creative Co-Op, Inc., of Memphis, Tenn.

Distributor(s):

Altar’d State of Knoxville, Tenn.

Manufactured In:
China
Units:
About 14,000